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Rule would require contractors to vet employees for conflicts of interest

Proposed change to the Federal Acquisition Regulation would put burden on contractors, rather than the government.

Gates stepping up fight against roadside bombs

Defense secretary is creating a departmentwide task force aimed at combating the growing threat of improvised explosive devices in Afghanistan.

IT acquisitions present new challenges for Pentagon

Top Defense official says department must be nimble in providing soldiers with state-of-the-art technologies.

Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan is charged with premeditated murder.

Alleged Army gunman’s former patients need follow-up care, observers say

Service declines to discuss steps Army is taking, if any, to help soldiers formerly treated by psychiatrist.

Tennessee Valley Authority union joins larger engineers federation

Union will work to raise TVA debt ceiling in exchange for compromises on workers’ right to organize.


White House push to reduce contractors is at odds with expanding role of agencies

President Obama's ambitious agenda is running head on into its desire to cut contracting. Something has to give.

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Bush procurement policy chief will appeal conviction

David Safavian’s argument will revolve partly around the possibility of a vindictive prosecution.

From Nextgov.com: Will the White House give CIOs more power in the fiscal 2011 budget?

Some see language in fiscal 2010 spending bills as a signal that the Obama administration will grant IT chiefs more spending authority, while others say wait and see.